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<B>Ken Burns</B>, producer and director whose 14-hour long doc "The War," unspools in three parts Tuesday and Wednesday.

Last book I bought:
“Prime Green: Remembering the Sixties” by Robert Stone

Book I’m reading:
“Flights of Passage” by Samuel Hynes

Three books that mean a lot to me:
“One Hundred Years of Solitude” by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
“The Civil War: A Narrative” by Shelby Foote
Anything by Richard Ford

Last film I saw:
“Children of Men,” directed by Alfonso Cuaron

Films that mean a lot to me:
“Seven Samurai,” directed by Akira Kurosawa
“The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie,” directed by Luis Bunuel
“Raging Bull,” directed by Martin Scorsese
“Vertigo,” directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Last CD I bought:
Norah Jones

Song currently playing:
Cole Porter’s “Let’s Do It,” sung by Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald

Songs that mean a lot to me:
“Someone to Watch Over Me,” written by George and Ira Gershwin
“These Foolish Things,” written by Harry Link, Holt Marvell and Jack Strachey
“The End,” the Beatles

Favorite drink:
Tap water

Favorite charity:
Room To Grow

Favorite vacation:
Lake house in New Hampshire

Favorite Cannes moment:
I’ll tell you when I get back.

Favorite vice:
Swearing

Five people who I’d like to see answer this survey:
Dalai Lama, Elvis Costello, Manny Ramirez, Wynton Marsalis, George W. Bush

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